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and innovation so that america can better compete with the world. the government shouldn't pile on more taxation and litigation that killed jobs and hurt the middle class. it was thomas jefferson who call would for a wise and frugal government which should leave men free to go to their pursuits of industry and not take from the mouth of labor the bread they have earned. he was right. today the federal government is simply doing too much. massive federal spending would create jobs and hold unemployment below 8 percent. in the past year three million people lost their jobs and the democratic congress continued spend increasing the national debt on our children and grandchildren. it is on pace to double in five years and trip nel 10. the federal debt is over 100,000 per household it is simply unsustainable. the president's partial freeze on discreationary spending is laudable step but a small one. the is shes was our time demand that we reconsider and restore the proper role of government in every level. government in every level. [applause] withoutriform - without reform the expressive government
for pasngers in a plane headed for columbia -- colombia, south america. the passenger's name matched the name on the terrorist watch list. it turn out he had a different birth day and it was the false alarm. most passengers didn't know there was a security scale. the continental airline's flight continued on to bocota -- bogota after the fbi cleared all the passengers. >>> the snow slowed down fire crews who saw a victim in preps georges county and happen oned -- happened in accokeek. the fire trucks got to the house about 10 minutes after the call came out and it was quick and too late to save the man inside. the name has not been released and investigators haven't ruled on what started the fire. >>> also, a routine car crash turned into anything but the police. a bizarre incident ended with a maryland man dieing after police say he stole a squad car and then crashed it. that doesn't appear to be the first accident the man was involved in today. jennifer davis has our story tonight. >> reporter: it looks peaceful as the snow falls on this country road in upper marlboro but it was a different
to attack the plane headed for america. >> reporter: these are the most direct public comments the president made, tieing the suspect with the al qaeda group. the republicans continue to accuse the president of mishandling the incident and not doing enough to prevent another one. in the republican weekly radio and internet response, the top gop senator said with terror threats, war and a prolonged recession, these are difficult days for our session. -- nation. >> what defined america is the ability to overcome even the most daunting difficulties. in this new clear, we can be filled with new hope and optimism our greater challenges will be met. >> reporter: the president called for an end to partisanship and political sniping on the issue and repeated anyone involved in the christmas day attack will be held accountable. president obama has scheduled a meeting with his intelligence chief on tuesday to discuss how to prevent another major security breach and lawmakers are calling for hearing on the incident and intelligence shortcomings. thank you. >>> as for the christmas day bomb plot investi
who were in haiti at the time of the quake. they were returning with the secretary to america to seek further treatment in the united states. matt ackland, fox 5 news. >> thank you, matt for that and as you mentioned about the treatment, medical aid is crucial in haiti right now and more help is on the way. the huge naval hospital ship the comfort steamed out of baltimore this morning headed to the devastated country. the vessel can handle about 200 patients a day and as you can imagine, it's an enormous effort getting it ready in a short period of time. john henrehan continues our team coverage with that story. >> reporter: in the predawn darkness at the port of baltimore, a handful of families were drawn to an illuminated white ship being readied for departure. it's the u.s. naval ship comfort, a floating hospital. among those quickly called aboard, a maryland-based corpsman. his family assembled in the darkness. >> they need our help and when the call is made, you know, we ready. we're all ready. >> reporter: they n this case, are the people of haiti where the casualty count from t
detonated his explosives unlike earlier reports. the father says he blames america for turning the bomber's wife into a widow and his sons into orphans. >>> dane perisi was remembered in washington state. he took action to save other lives during the attack. >>> a 25-year-old queens college grad is facing charges of conspiring to commit murder and receiving training from al qaeda. the indictment unsealed todayages he went to pakistan back in 2008 with the denver airport shuttle bus driver identified as najibullah zazi. investigators believe they plotted an attack in new york city. he pleaded not guilty. >>> meanwhile a 28-year-old student will be charged with trespassing for touching off a security scare that shut down an entire terminal at newark liberty airport last week. he crossed over a secure point so he could walk with his girlfriend to the gate. that is what he's telling police. but the seemingly innocent move forced flight delays that had a ripple effect all over the world. the charge carries a fine of up to 500 bucks. >>> new tonight, a parking meter change in the district. star
america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> you think drugs are the only thing people try to slip through airport security in take a look at what we found. officers are seizing everything from narcotics to the whacky and weird. we have a revealing look in a story you will see only here on fox. >> reporter: every day thousands of people arrive at dulles international airport from around the world. >> you have any fresh fruits, vegetables or meats in your luggage? >> reporter: sometimes officers atticus toms and border protectio
networks are connecting small businesses across america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momeum oto stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> the effort to help haiti is still going strong tonight. the u.n. world food program says it's delivered meals to a half million people so far but projects two million need food. another big need right now, tents. experts say about 200,000 family-size tents are desperately needed. meanwhile the long process of clearing the rubble has begun. the u.s. army is bulldozing the crumbled concrete out of the streets now of port-au-prince. >>> a fred
difficult scenes in america but now it is a celebration along with the city of new orleans, their fans and the saints have finally gone from football purgatory to football heaven. the new orleans saints are in the super bowl for the first time in the history of this franchise. back here at sideline. curt menefee. i want to begin with louisiana native. we can hear really in the voice of a guy that really -- sean payton, you could hear in his voice he was speechless because it means so much besides football to this city. >> terry: you know howal of these players have taken to it upon themselves since katrina, the burden, not only of the city, but the gulf coast. we know how much this means to them to bring this city a championship and we saw today that burden finally lifted and the elation coming out. it's not only for the city of new orleans, it's for the state of louisiana. all saints fans, the gulf coas and everyone going back all the way to 1967. remember when john gilliam took the opening kickoff back 94 yards. but they have earned it. they did not slip in. they earned it in overtim
is finally over. how america's most wanted helped catch this man accused of of killing his family on thanksgiving day. >>> later how stories like the so house white house party crashers, how they're changing the landscape of reef al ty tv, possibly signaling the gernre's demise. we are just getting started. when you feel good, people ask, "what's your secret?" no secrets. i take care of myself, and i eat yoplus. it has the great taste of yoplait, plus antioxidants, plus fiber and probiotics, plus calcium and vitamin d. this new yops gives me pro+active nutrition. when you've got yoplus, you don't need secrets. try new yoplus for free at yoplus.com... and plus up your yogurt. ality tv, possibly signaling the gernre's demise. we are just getting started.  >>> fox 5 following a developing story out of new jersey. a lockdown at one of the nation's busiest airports following a security scare. terminal c was on lockdown earlier tonight after a man managed to walk past security. the airport cleared the terminal. all passengers were rescreened.
and wireless high speed internet networks are connecting small businesses across america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired andireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> you've seen the video. criminals caught on camera stealing cars. tonight fox 5 goes only where car thieves have gone before inside the arlington police bait car, it's tool that's drastically cut auto thefts by 56%. the car doesn't just snatch the thief. it also gives police inside information on how they operate. >> reporter: these are all convicted criminals. caught on tape stealing cars. some in broad daylight.
reality show in america. now d.c. is home to the real world on mtv and soon that house wives show. we discovered another one in the works and a d.c. man is putting part of his fortune behind it. >> it's hard work. it takes a lot of effort and time and energy. >> reporter: so does running multiple businesses. >> have the carpeting coming n. how are the sales going this month? >> i have been working hard. >> reporter: gyms. >> are you fully staffed? >> reporter: spas. salons. restaurants. david is a washington business leader who's going through the paces of trying to launch his own reality tv show. >> i think it's possible to buy fame. that's not what i'm trying to do. >> reporter: it already has the look and feel of a rality tv series. that's because von stork has put more than $100,000 of his own money to make it. >> for me it's about helpg people to see outside of maybe their own box as to what's possible in their own life. i hope i can inspire people to have a little more self- confidence in their lives to do what they want to do. >> you're bringing this cheap champagne? you're fir
. righnow there are roughly 700 dogs at work in america's airports. experts say they're more accurate and reliable than pricey screening equipment. far from the passenger terminals this is where it all begins. a ten-acre ranch in southern california welcomed to work dogs international or dogtown where canines from all over the world come to train, to sniff out explosives. 80 dogs come through this rigorous ten-week program every year compared to 13 or so prior to step 11. >> when the dogs make a mistake, we like to say they make it in training. that's why the handlers and dogs train daily if not weekly together. >> we do have a bond with these dogs every day. they go home with us 24/7. they're with us 365 days a year. >> reporter: last week the feds reported problems with three dogs at the philadelphia airport, but experts say those problems are rare and man's best friend will continue to be one of the best tools in keeping the skies safe. in banning, california, fox news. >>> there was a problem at philadelphia international airport and the problem apparently there was all three of t
a businessman in singapore. he claims on december 25 he purchased a $5,000 table to the salahis' americas polo match believing india was participating in the event but in reality india pulled out in early december. let's take a live look at the polo website. it's still advertising a match with india this june and is still selling tickets. >>> tonight we are learning more about a baltimore man accused of flashing a fake secret service badge and credentials to get into the department of health and human services on saturday. frederick nickerson used a different fake badge to sneak into a u2 concert at gillette stadium last year. >>> itself man who snuck into a secure area of newark airport sunday has been arrested. the man slipped past a check point to hug a woman in the secure area. when a tsa guard stepped away his post. the port authority of new york and new jersey said they arrested the man tonight. no word on what charges he will face. the tsa guard is on administrative leave. >>> criminal charges will be filed in michael jackson's death. prosecutors are ready to indict jackson's doctor con
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